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E3ME technical manual


E3ME is a computer-based model of the world’s economic and energy systems and the environment. It is now widely used globally for policy assessment, for forecasting and for research purposes.

This manual contains four chapters:

Chapter 1 provides and introduction and background information

Chapter 2 provides a detailed description of E3ME’s structure, including how the economic and energy/environment components fit together.

Chapter 3 addresses some of the practical aspects of the model, including the data, forecast, econometrics and software.

Chapter 4 presents the econometric equations of the model.

These chapters are designed for the model user and describe how to run the model, first of all through the command line and then using the user-friendly graphical interface. The final chapter provides the references for this manual and a list of publications that have resulted from use of the model.

Read the E3ME technical manual.